Main Competition IV

Best new animated shorts from Central and Eastern Europe that are in the running for the ;DSAF (Slovene Animated Film Association) Audience Award and Jury Grand Prix.

Frozen Jumper

Directed by: Tina Frank
Short synopsis:

An abstract, two-part musical short film that revolves around the question of materiality and digitality.

Comeback

Directed by: Vladimir Leschiov
Short synopsis:

One day, the father recalls the passion of his childhood, which he had to abandon. Nostalgia gives him the idea of a Christmas present for his son. And the game comes back.

Telo / Un corpo / A Body

Directed by: Milena Tipaldo
Short synopsis:

A body is a shape, and every shape is different from others, even though all have a common destiny. With a kind of poetry, a voice will tell what a body is, while images will show what a body could be.

Jih vidiš? / Vidiš li ih ti? / Can You See Them?

Directed by: Bruno Razum
Short synopsis:

The film is structured in such a way that its beginning also makes its end, creating the form of an "endless day". The focus of the plot is a boy suffering from schizophrenia. After witnessing the killing of a deer in the woods, he flees home in panic.

Slaba volja / Malumore / Bad Mood

Directed by: Loris Giuseppe Nese
Short synopsis:

The mother cares for seniors in their homes, where the ticking clock counts down the working day between the frightening sounds of heavy breathing that increase the fear of emptiness...

Ta presneta očetova kamera! / My Father’s Damn Camera

Directed by: Miloš Tomić
Short synopsis:

A reckless boy in an almost desperate and therefore troublesome way persistently seeks the attention of his father – a photographer.

Natanko dovolj časa / Es ist genau genug Zeit / There Is Exactly Enough Time

Directed by: Oskar Salomonowitz, Virgil Widrich
Short synopsis:

A collaboration by father and son.

Elena

Directed by: Birutė Sodeikaitė
Short synopsis:

Elena is enjoying her life in the clouds, until she meets a charming Red Crane, and a seed starts growing inside her. Not ready for the changes and sacrifices that the seed brings to her life, Elena rips it out of her body. Soon she will realise the consequences of doing so.

Babičino seksualno življenje / Granny’s Sexual Life

Directed by: Urška Djukić, Émilie Pigeard
Short synopsis:

Four old women, reflect on their memories of old times when they were young and how different the relationships between men and women were back then. Their voices merge into one single voice, that of the grandmother Vera, who tells her story in proper detail. A trip into grandmother’s youth and the memories of her intimate life illustrate the status of Slovenian women in the first half of the 20th century.

Main Competition IV

Best new animated shorts from Central and Eastern Europe that are in the running for the ;DSAF (Slovene Animated Film Association) Audience Award and Jury Grand Prix.

Frozen Jumper

Directed by: Tina Frank
Short synopsis:

An abstract, two-part musical short film that revolves around the question of materiality and digitality.

Comeback

Directed by: Vladimir Leschiov
Short synopsis:

One day, the father recalls the passion of his childhood, which he had to abandon. Nostalgia gives him the idea of a Christmas present for his son. And the game comes back.

Telo / Un corpo / A Body

Directed by: Milena Tipaldo
Short synopsis:

A body is a shape, and every shape is different from others, even though all have a common destiny. With a kind of poetry, a voice will tell what a body is, while images will show what a body could be.

Short synopsis:

The film is structured in such a way that its beginning also makes its end, creating the form of an "endless day". The focus of the plot is a boy suffering from schizophrenia. After witnessing the killing of a deer in the woods, he flees home in panic.

Slaba volja / Malumore / Bad Mood

Directed by: Loris Giuseppe Nese
Short synopsis:

The mother cares for seniors in their homes, where the ticking clock counts down the working day between the frightening sounds of heavy breathing that increase the fear of emptiness...

Short synopsis:

A reckless boy in an almost desperate and therefore troublesome way persistently seeks the attention of his father – a photographer.

Short synopsis:

A collaboration by father and son.

Elena

Directed by: Birutė Sodeikaitė
Short synopsis:

Elena is enjoying her life in the clouds, until she meets a charming Red Crane, and a seed starts growing inside her. Not ready for the changes and sacrifices that the seed brings to her life, Elena rips it out of her body. Soon she will realise the consequences of doing so.

Babičino seksualno življenje / Granny’s Sexual Life

Directed by: Urška Djukić, Émilie Pigeard
Short synopsis:

Four old women, reflect on their memories of old times when they were young and how different the relationships between men and women were back then. Their voices merge into one single voice, that of the grandmother Vera, who tells her story in proper detail. A trip into grandmother’s youth and the memories of her intimate life illustrate the status of Slovenian women in the first half of the 20th century.